- a village in E England, in Lincolnshire: Royal Air Force College (1920)
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The siege began, just such a siege as Cicely had suffered at Cranwell Towers.
Meanwhile I confirm the words I spoke in my rage at Cranwell.
Cranwell is down, though it shall rise again, and Shefton is stolen.
For the first three days of that time little of note had happened at Cranwell Towers; that is, no assault was delivered.
The Abbot sat in the little room of a cottage at Cranwell that he had occupied during the siege of the Towers.